Augusta has a general population of 195,182 and an overall student population of 16,781. Approximately 5,028 of Augusta's students are enrolled in schools that offer LPN programs.
Augusta Technical College is the largest LPN school in Augusta, based on student population. In 2010, Augusta Technical College graduated approximately 71 students with credentials in LPN.
In 2010, 71 students graduated with a LPN certificate from one of Augusta's LPN schools. In 2009 tuition at LPN schools in Augusta was $2,055 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,200 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a LPN program in Augusta.
Many LPN graduates choose to work as licensed practical nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Augusta, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 26,030 licensed practical nurses in Georgia, 2,410 were working in the greater Augusta area. Augusta's licensed practical nurse workforce is projected to increase by 20% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for licensed practical nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a licensed practical nurse in Augusta is $36,860 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for licensed practical nurses.
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